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pua kala
Argemone glauca
Argemone glauca
pua kala Poppy/Dicentra
Argemone glauca Papaveraceae
common names
  pua kala
  smooth pricklypoppy
accepted scientific name
  Argemone glauca (Nutt. ex Prain) Pope
rules for finding collection records
  Argemone glauca (192)
family name
  • Papaveraceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Four petals, Six petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (32%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (90%)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Argemone glauca   (Nutt. ex Prain) Pope   (TSN: 18931, Index: 421)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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